MSRB NOTICE 2002-08 (MARCH 22, 2002)


Thursday, April 11, 2002, Washington, D.C.
8:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Washington Marriott 

Today the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (the “MSRB”) released the full agenda for the upcoming forum on disclosure for long-term care/senior living debt.  The forum, which will be held in Washington, D.C. on April 11, 2002, will feature leading practitioners in tax-exempt financing and will highlight the information needed by professionals in this sector--including borrowers, lawyers, investment bankers, securities dealers and issuers--to be effective market participants. 

Martha Haines, Chief of the SEC’s Office of Municipal Securities, will be one of the notable participants in the forum.  Kit Taylor, MSRB Executive Director, stated, “the MSRB is committed to working with the industry to improve disclosure practices and is hosting this sector specific disclosure forum in order to facilitate the dialog among industry participants about how to effectively reach common disclosure goals.”  The forum is being sponsored by the MSRB in conjunction with the Continuing Care Accreditation Commission, the nation's only accrediting body for continuing care retirement communities, and the National Federation of Municipal Analysts, drafters of the featured “Draft Recommended Best Practices in Disclosure for Long-Term Care/ Senior Living Debt.”


Space Will Be Limited – Pre-Registration Will Be Required

For more information, please contact:
Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board
1900 Duke Street, Suite 600
Alexandria, VA  22314
Telephone:  (703) 797-6600
Fax:  (703) 797-6700

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